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World War One: Life in the Trenches

World War One: Life in the Trenches

Complete lesson on what life was like for soldiers in the trenches during World War One. This lesson is full of differentiated activities. Focuses include... - Starter and plenary activities and class discussion - contextual information and hyperlinked videos - a number of detailed activities, building student understanding through focusing on what trenches were like and the experiences of those that fought there.
MrTHistory
World War One: Conscientious Objectors

World War One: Conscientious Objectors

Complete lesson on conscientious objectors. Focuses include... - Source analysis activities throughout the lesson - Contextual information - chances for reading, recording and discussion - Hyperlinked documentary and differentiated question sheets for students to answer as they watch - Plenary activity and Homework
MrTHistory
Public Health in Medieval Towns

Public Health in Medieval Towns

This lesson incorporates, knowledge, explanation, GSCE question, and homework opportunity. Included are: Worksheet 1 - True/False worksheet, Worksheet 2 - Homework, PPT - whole lesson Slide 1 - Title - lesson objective for the buyer to complete. Slide 2 - Starter - picture of The Shambles, in York Slide 3 - Make a list, bullet points, or mindmap of what you think Public Health is about. Slide 4 - Did the government do anything to help keep towns clean? Slide 5 - Activity - True or false statements - students put a 'T' for true and 'F' for false. on the worksheet. If you haven't access to a photocopier you can use this as a group competition activity. Slide 6 - Answers to slide 6 - students can swap papers, mark, then glue into their books. Homework opportunity - Make flashcards about the true statements. Slide 7 - GCSE style question - Stretch and Challenge/differentiation - you may want to elect some students to use their true/false statements as support, others you may want to challenge them to do their GCSE question without their statements. Slide 8 - Homework
Masada12
Medieval Surgery - 11th to 14th Century

Medieval Surgery - 11th to 14th Century

This lesson allows for the learning of surgery during the early Medieval era. It instils information and knowledge of people, which, allows students to attempt a GCSE question at the end. Worksheet 1 - (slide 3 and 4) This is intended for individual, paired or group activity. Students here, must highlight or underline the parts which they think show good or improved surgery. Worksheet 2 - Slide 1 - Title Slide 2 - Starter Slide 3 and 4 - This goes with worksheet 1 Slide 5 - Who practiced surgery - with a mini task Slide 6 - What could a surgeon do? Mindmap with information and pictures Slide 7 - Students create a mindmap, which will form the basis of their GCSE question. Slide 8 - This GSCE style question allows for the student to make an educated decision from knowledge gained in the lesson, as to how good Medieval surgery was.
Masada12
Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

An engaging PowerPoint to use for warmups around the different holidays during fall semester. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas each have two warmup options. Veterans Day includes an activity that is easy to expand into two warmups if desired. The warmups include a variety of activities and are filled with interesting facts such as: the worlds largest giant pumpkin (over 2,600 lbs), inscriptions on famous tombstones, how many presidents were veterans, what really happened that first Thanksgiving, the many things Batman and Santa Claus have in common, and what Hitler had to say about the Christmas Truce of 1914. Flexible and easy to adjust for time! 18 total slides plus two optional handouts to make your life easier. Grab Part 1 in time for the holidays this year and check back soon for part two!
jenna_mackay
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 5 - Law Enforcement and the Bloody Code This is the fifth of five lessons in this topic, including... - In depth examination of how effective law enforcement was - trials and policing - Analysis of the introduction and use of the 'Bloody Code' , as well as other punishments - Exam skills and practice exam questions The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 4 - Witches This is the fourth of five lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter - Analysis of attitudes toward witches and why people were accused - Examination of why witchcraft was viewed more seriously and therefore punished more harshly. - Case Study investigation of Matthew Hopkins and the trials that took place - Plenary and Homework The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory